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SC Cleared Test Manager

  • Location

    Wiltshire, England

  • Sector:

    Infrastructure & Service Delivery

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £550 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Amy Harris

  • Contact email:

    amyh@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    600

  • Salary low:

    550

  • Job ref:

    sctm040219_1549287199

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    2 Months +

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-11

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Montahs have been engaged by a Leading UK Consultancy to source a SC Cleared Test Manager for an initial 2.5 month contract.

You will be required to lead the test team and to advise and guide the department head in prepating the testing capability and test support partner.

This is a senior leadership role which is highly strategic. The tole requires the ability to plan and mange a team of resources delivering across different workstreams and provide test expertise and successful transition to the TSP.

The Test Manager will be responsible for the following

-Day to Day Management and leadership of the Test Change and Transition Team including the following

  • Implementation of Project Management
  • Enterprise Level Testing
  • Embedded project test assurance and execution
  • Portfolio Test Management
  • Refreshment and enhancement of the ISS test policy, processes, procedures ad work instructions
  • Test Environment and tools implementation and management
  • Transition Planning and support

-Advising and guiding ISS management on the definition and implementation of the required governance, commercial and operational frameworks required to on board the Test Support Partner

Essential Skills

- Deep test management ability and experience including

  • Portfolio Test Management
  • Managing testing in a technically complex multi supplier environment
  • Setting test strategy at an organizational level
  • Creation and maturity of a test capability

-Experience of functional and non functional testing in a multi sourcing environment, across the following areas

  • Networks
  • Telephony
  • Cloud Computing
  • Process and Organizational Change
  • Applications
  • Experience of Service and Technical Transition Planning and SupportFamiliarity with Service Management in a multi-supplier environment (SIAM)
  • Experience delivering as a supplier into a challenging client environment
  • Risk management, using techniques to enable stakeholders to make informed decisions about testing
  • Strong influencing and excellent communication skills to provide effective stakeholder management